Week 1 (Tuesday 1 November - Friday 4 November 2022)


Tuesday 1 November 2022

9.30am

  • Inspectors' opening announcements
  • Introductory statement on behalf of the local planning authorities
  • M1. Legal and procedural requirements and other general matters
    • Q1.1 and SQ1.1 Withdrawal of Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council
    • Q1.2 Duty to co-operate
  • Inspectors' closing remarks

Tuesday 1 November 2022 at 9.30am (YouTube)

2.00pm

  • Inspectors' opening announcements
  • M1. Legal and procedural requirements and other general matters
    • Q1.3 Local development schemes
    • Q1.4 Public consultation
      • Bury
      • Oldham
      • Rochdale
      • Trafford
      • Salford/Wigan
    • Q1.8 Equalities
    • Q1.7 and SQ1.7 Superseded policies in existing local plans
    • Q1.9 and SQ1.9 Role of the Plan
    • Q1.10 Greater Manchester Strategy
    • Q1.11 Peak District National Park
  • Inspectors' closing remarks

Tuesday 1 November 2022 at 2.00pm (YouTube)

Wednesday 2 November 2022

  • Inspectors’ opening announcements
  • M1. Legal and procedural requirements and other general matters
    • Q1.12 and SQ1.12 Plan period
  •  M2. Amount of land needed for housing, industrial and warehousing, and office developments
    • Q2.1 Housing requirement
    • Q2.2 Industrial and warehouse development*
    • Q2.3 Office development
  • Inspectors’ closing remarks

* Discussion of Q2.2 and Q2.3 will not commence before 02.00pm.

Wednesday 2 November 2022 at 9.30am (YouTube)

Thursday 3 November 2022

  • Inspectors’ opening announcements
  • M3. Spatial strategy
    • Q3.1 Spatial strategy
    • Q3.2 Determining the housing distribution
    • Q3.3 Housing distribution and spatial strategy
    • Q3.4 Housing distribution and housing market areas
  • M5. Key diagram
    • Q5.1 Key diagram*
  • Inspectors’ closing remarks

* Discussion of Q5.1 will not commence before 02.00pm.

Thursday 3 November 2022 at 9.30am (YouTube)

Friday 4 November 2022

  • Inspectors’ opening announcements
  • M1. Legal, procedural and other general matters
    • Q1.5 Sustainability appraisal and legal requirements
    • Q1.6 Sustainability appraisal and reasonable alternatives
  • Inspectors’ closing remarks

Friday 4 November 2022 at 9.30am (YouTube)